The project coordinator will work with the Center for GI Biology and Disease (CGIBD) on a large, complex, research initiative that uses electronic health data to conduct patient centered outcomes research and empower patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) to take a more active role in managing their health and become more engaged in the research process. The project coordinator will perform a variety of activities related to coordination and oversight for this innovative project.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the field assigned and one year of related training or experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Candidates must have the following:
Experience working on multi-dimensional research projects in a health care, academic, or other non-profit or corporate environment, including experience with Institutional Review Boards.
Knowledge of electronic health databases, such as patient registries. Excellent communication skills for close collaboration with investigators, project managers and programmers/analysts, both within the CGIBD and with external institutions.
Prefer candidates have the following:
Experience in an academic setting.
Experience working with a variety of IRB structures (private/central, academic/local).
Experience with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research.
Experience using social media for research.
Experience creating patient-facing communication materials. Master's or doctoral degree in a related field.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 167122
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